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"Arm Chair"

CC010.001.006.025.002 (RS245892)

Description

Design drawing titled "Arm Chair" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Side chair has tall fully upholstered rectangular back with single row of metal tacks along sides; tapered square stiles; curved arms with scrolled handholds and arm supports; carved acanthus leaves on arms and handholds; upholstered seat with single row of metal tacks along bottom edge; straight seat rails; columnar legs with ring turnings at top and carved block at base; turned ovoid feet; and H-stretcher. Title is handwritten on drawing. Companion side chair is CC010.001.006.025.001.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/2x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307526
Reference Code
CC010.001.006.025.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
armchairs
chairs (furniture forms)
dining chairs
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Side Chair" — Companion set of dining chairs.

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